Mark Tami

MP, Alyn and Deeside

Alyn and Deeside Labour

Mark Tami campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Mark Tami’s voting in Parliament

Mark Tami is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Mark Tami’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

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Mark Tami has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Leaving the EU: Infrastructure in Wales — [Robert Flello in the Chair] 17 Jan 2017

    Before my hon. Friend moves off this point—Airbus is probably the best example. If a wing is not finished, the workers will follow the wing, whether to Bremen or France, to make sure that that is done. Are we really saying that they will have to fill out forms, do all sorts of things and wait God knows how many weeks for that to happen? The problem is that we live in a very uncertain...
  • Exiting the Eu: Businesses in Wales 14 Dec 2016

    My hon. Friend makes an important point. For Airbus, for example, if a wing is not fully finished in Broughton but needs to be fitted in Toulouse or Bremen, they will send workers, chase the wing and carry on the work that needs to be done. We clearly must not be in a position where they will have to apply for some sort of work permit to do that—that would be ludicrous—but we just...
  • Exiting the Eu: Businesses in Wales 14 Dec 2016

    The focus is often on the big primes—my constituency has Airbus and Toyota—but I am particularly worried about the supply chain, especially if it supplies other parts of a business in Europe. In that case, companies might think that they are better placed there and relocate there, which would cause massive harm to all our areas.

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Profile

Labour MP for Alyn and Deeside

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Voter Participation/Registration
  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • Animal Quarantine
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Crayfish

Currently held offices

  • Member, Administration Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (since 16 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (since 17 Jun 2015)
  • Opposition Pairing Whip (Commons) (since 7 Oct 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (23 Jan 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 8 Nov 2011)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (13 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (22 Jan 2007 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (29 Nov 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Dawn Primarolo, Paymaster General), HM Treasury (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mark Tami’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.73% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 15–16 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 86 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mark Tami’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 166 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Apartment in Portugal: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 April 2014)
Holiday apartment on the farm in Flintshire where we live: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 April 2014)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Sally Tami, as part-time Secretary/budget control.

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